The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 21 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 10 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.21% 6.72% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 9.01% 11.89% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 5
Average daily rate
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£336 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £401 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £520 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 143 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 57.81% 56.52% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 85 37
Average daily rate £375 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% +81.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.50 £21.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Clustering
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (22.22%) Lync
7 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (16.67%) Lumension
8 3 (16.67%) McAfee
8 3 (16.67%) Sophos
8 3 (16.67%) Solaris
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
8 3 (16.67%) Security Management
9 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) SCCM
9 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
9 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 2 (11.11%) Java

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Server Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Server Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Security Management
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Lumension
2 3 (16.67%) McAfee
2 3 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (5.56%) Novell
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle